Ulster Mirror. Programme 5

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Details

Location

Various

Year

1954

Source

BBC NI

Format

16mm, film

black and white

Length

14min 53sec

Silent

sound

Courtesy

BBC NI

Rights Holder

BBC NI

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Description

A locally made fortnightly magazine programme. This episode features Derry, the Monte Carlo Rally, boxing and winter weather.

Shot List

00:41 Derry. Docks in snow, no coal. View of turf shed in the countryside. 01:24 Ploughing competition at Crossgar. Lisdooder and District Ploughing Society. Horse and tractor ploughing. 02:57 Monte Carlo Rally. Ron Adams, Ernest McMillan and John Johnston - Jaguar, in Belfast showing car with modifications. Wilbert Todd and Brian McAulin with Ford Prefect car. 6:37 Derry. Boxer Billy Kelly training, his house in Eglinton Terrace. Running over Craigavon Bridge with his father, John 'Spider' Kelly on bicycle. His wife cooking steak, with son eating. 9:20 Derry. Snow ball fight in school playground, sleighs. 10:09 Sheep in snow covered field. Glenshane Pass? Snow on Great Victoria Street. 10:42 Weather. Senior Meteorological officer at Aldegrove Mr Buchanan. Details of the role Aldegrove and the RAF play in predicting Britain's weather.

Credits

Script and Producer - Harry Govan; Researcher - Michael Simon; Restoration - David Dillon

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